Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Particle, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Particle.

Particle meaning

particle - 7 dictionary results

  1. 1. a function word that can be used in English to form phrasal verbs
  2. 2. A minute part or portion of matter; a morsel; a little bit; an atom; a jot; as, a particle of sand, of wood, of dust.
  3. 3. Any very small portion or part; the smallest portion; as, he has not a particle of patriotism or virtue.
  4. 4. A crumb or little piece of concecrated host.
  5. 5. The smaller hosts distributed in the communion of the laity.
  6. 6. A subordinate word that is never inflected ( a preposition, conjunction, interjection); or a word that can not be used except in compositions; as, ward in backward, ly in lovely.
  7. 7. A minute portion: atom.

particle - examples of usage

  1. It doesn’ t make a particle of difference to me what happens to you and your pals, for I am not coming back to Hamilton.
  2. In five of the places where the particle occurs.
  3. It sometimes happens, if the " liners" of the bearings are eccentrically worn, that a few drops of dirty oil or a particle of grease are squirted out to some distance.
Filter by letter: